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Grant County, Oregon (OR)

County population in 2015: 7,560 (all rural); it was 7,935 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,226
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,178
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,380
Renter-occupied apartments: 948 (it was 866 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

38%

Land area: 4529 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 2 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Grant County: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (26.1%), Educational, health and social services (15.5%), Public administration (13.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 55%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 38%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Grant County, Oregon:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (91.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.6%)
  • Two or more races (3.2%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  51.2 years
Oregon median age:  39.2 years
Males: 3,736  (49.4%)
Females: 3,824  (50.6%)

Grant County,OR real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Grant County:

2.0 people
Oregon:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,715 ($32,560 in 1999)

This county:

$42,715
Oregon:

$57,532

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $536 (lower quartile is $395, upper quartile is $715)
This county:

$536
State:

$898


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $162,257 (it was $82,400 in 2000)
Grant:

$162,257
Oregon:

$287,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $94,383 - $227,808
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,007
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $358

Institutionalized population: 91

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 15
  • Thefts: 41
  • Auto thefts: 7

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 18
  • Thefts: 38
  • Auto thefts: 2
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,590 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,450 (0.9%)

Grant County household income distribution in 2009 Grant County home values distribution Grant County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.9%
Grant County:

12.9%
Oregon:

13.3%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.5% for Black residents, 15.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.4% for American Indian residents, 10.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 51.2 years old
(Males: 52.3 years old, Females: 50.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 53.6 years old, Black residents: 24.7 years old, American Indian residents: 60.3 years old, Asian residents: 25.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.7 years old, Other race residents: 70.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Grant County is $483 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $583 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $790 a month.

Cities in this county include: John Day, Prairie City, Canyon City, Mount Vernon, Long Creek, Seneca, Monument, Dayville, Granite.

Grant County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Butte County, South Dakota , Washington County, Maine , Dunn County, Wisconsin , Pierce County, Wisconsin , Manistee County, Michigan , Stanley County, South Dakota , Wexford County, Michigan .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.6%
Oregon:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 145
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 107 (70.8% naturalized citizens)

Grant County:

1.4%
Whole state:

9.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 2
  • 2000 to 2009: 2
  • 1990 to 1999: 37
  • 1980 to 1989: 26
  • 1970 to 1979: 13
  • Before 1970: 34
Note: State values scaled to Grant County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 94.1%

Grant County marital status for males Grant County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,070
  • One, attached: 62
  • Two: 144
  • 3 or 4: 50
  • 5 to 9: 27
  • 10 to 19: 41
  • 20 or more: 47
  • Mobile homes: 936
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Housing units in Grant County with a mortgage: 1,061 (10 second mortgage, 30 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,314

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

66.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Grant County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant63415
Other4733
Catholic4054
Mainline Protestant3276
None5,606-
Grant County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Grant County:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.45 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Grant County:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

13.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Grant County:

9.7%
Oregon:

7.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

27.0%
State:

25.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.7%
State:

14.2%

Agriculture in Grant County:

Average size of farms: 2265 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $43,335
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $84.26
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 82.09%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $46,718
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 4.07%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 83.39%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $64,512
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.29%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.08
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.03%

Earthquake activity:

Grant County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 359% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 285.5 miles away from Grant County center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 255.4 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 256.8 miles away from the county center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 407.8 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 251.6 miles away from Grant County center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 427.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Oregon Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3228: September 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 3228, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Oregon Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 26, 2003 to January 14, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1510: February 19, 2004, FEMA Id: 1510, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Oregon Flagtail Fire, Incident Period: July 18, 2002 to July 21, 2002, Fire Management Assistance Declared: July 19, 2002, FEMA Id: 2448, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Oregon Severe Winter Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: December 25, 1996 to January 06, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1160: January 23, 1997, FEMA Id: 1160, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Oregon Drought, Incident Period: April 29, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3039: April 29, 1977, FEMA Id: 3039, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Oregon Heavy Rains & Flooding, Incident Period: December 24, 1964, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-184: December 24, 1964, FEMA Id: 184, Natural disaster type: Flood, Heavy Rain

The number of natural disasters in Grant County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (24%)
  • Wood products (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Taiwan (18%)
  • Canada (18%)
  • Indonesia (16%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • Romania (7%)
  • Iran (7%)
  • Russia (7%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Grant County (%):

  • German (14%)
  • English (11%)
  • American (11%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • Scottish (4%)
  • European (3%)
  • Norwegian (2%)

Grant County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,126 (72.4%)
  • Carpooled: 336 (11.4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 24 (0.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 12 (0.4%)
  • Bicycle: 23 (0.8%)
  • Walked: 151 (5.1%)
  • Worked at home: 261 (8.9%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Grant County, Oregon in 2000:

  • 75 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 46 people in nursing homes
  • 28 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 13 people in other group homes
  • 10 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

People in group quarters in Grant County, Oregon in 2010:

  • 82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,797.

6.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,527 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
Oregon average:

7.22%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.08% relocated from other counties in Oregon ($13,036 average AGI)
3.68% relocated from other states ($20,491 average AGI)
Grant County:

3.68%
Oregon average:

3.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Deschutes County, OR  0.60% ($27,733 average AGI)


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,920 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Oregon average:

6.82%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.11% relocated to other counties in Oregon ($18,931 average AGI)
2.83% relocated to other states ($10,989 average AGI)
Grant County:

2.83%
Oregon average:

3.06%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Deschutes County, OR  0.88% ($22,773 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.6

Births per 1000 population in Grant County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Grant County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Grant County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Grant County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Grant County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,678 (1,480 aged, 198 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 257 (19%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Grant County, Oregon in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (119)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (81)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (70)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (59)
  • Congestive heart failure (52)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (50)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (42)
  • Unspecified dementia (38)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (34)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (31)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 13.55
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,255
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 921
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 42,805

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 795
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,261
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 14

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 62
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 41

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 27

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,560
  • In family households: 5,872 (966 male householders, 1,040 female householders)
    1,666 spouses, 1,678 children (1,511 natural, 36 adopted, 131 stepchildren), 109 grandchildren, 68 brothers or sisters, 53 parents, 54 other relatives, 225 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,520 (624 male householders (517 living alone)), 597 female householders (504 living alone)), 283 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 168

Size of family households: 1,276 2-persons, 257 3-persons, 235 4-persons, 157 5-persons, 46 6-persons, 26 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,025 1-person, 164 2-persons, 27 3-persons.

935 married couples with children.
318 single-parent households (115 men, 203 women).

98.9% of residents of Grant speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 30% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 12% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (24% speak English very well, 62% speak English well, 14% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $62,676,000 ($8,493 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,520,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $24,747,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $9,375,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $134,000
Federal grants: $8,935,000
Federal procurement contracts: $8,474,000 ($1,773,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,011,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $152,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $12,747,000
Federal Government insurance: $8,770,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 343
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 527
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +22
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+20 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -468
Here -64 per 1000 residents
State +21 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Grant County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.87 millions of gallons per day (21% from ground, 79% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 133
  • 2000 to 2009: 465
  • 1990 to 1999: 429
  • 1980 to 1989: 647
  • 1970 to 1979: 713
  • 1960 to 1969: 229
  • 1950 to 1959: 628
  • 1940 to 1949: 324
  • 1939 or earlier: 801
Note: State values scaled to Grant population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Grant County, Oregon
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Grant County population
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 51
  • 3 rooms: 179
  • 4 rooms: 294
  • 5 rooms: 542
  • 6 rooms: 537
  • 7 rooms: 349
  • 8 rooms: 216
  • 9+ rooms: 172
  • 1 room: 65
  • 2 rooms: 40
  • 3 rooms: 140
  • 4 rooms: 218
  • 5 rooms: 230
  • 6 rooms: 100
  • 7 rooms: 63
  • 8 rooms: 23
  • 9+ rooms: 4
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Grant County, Oregon
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Grant County population
  • no bedroom: 6
  • 1 bedroom: 146
  • 2 bedrooms: 657
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,140
  • 4 bedrooms: 299
  • 5+ bedrooms: 81
  • no bedroom: 69
  • 1 bedroom: 151
  • 2 bedrooms: 316
  • 3 bedrooms: 273
  • 4 bedrooms: 66
  • 5+ bedrooms: 11
Cars and other vehicles available in Grant County, Oregon in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Grant County population
  • no vehicle: 69
  • 1 vehicle: 507
  • 2 vehicles: 974
  • 3 vehicles: 565
  • 4 vehicles: 129
  • 5+ vehicles: 112
  • no vehicle: 85
  • 1 vehicle: 465
  • 2 vehicles: 230
  • 3 vehicles: 76
  • 4 vehicles: 22
  • 5+ vehicles: 13

84% of Grant County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 120% lived in Oregon.

Grant County:

84.5%
State average:

81.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 4,145
  • Other state: 3,311
  • Northeast: 169
  • Midwest: 847
  • South: 391
  • West: 1,893

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Grant County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Wood (40.7%)
  • Electricity (24.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (17.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.6%)
  • Utility gas (1.9%)
  • Other fuel (1.2%)
  • Electricity (41.0%)
  • Wood (33.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.0%)
  • Utility gas (1.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 29
Here:

4.6%
Oregon:

9.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 33
Here:

9.3%
Oregon:

8.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 34
Here:

19.7%
Oregon:

14.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Grant County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $233,000
    Corrections - Other: $12,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,034,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,395,000
    Welfare - Other: $1,321,000
    General - Other: $452,000
    Financial Administration: $248,000
    Central Staff Services: $220,000
    Police Protection: $207,000
    Corrections - Other: $160,000
    Air Transportation: $114,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $107,000
    Health Services - Other: $75,000
    General Public Buildings: $54,000
    Libraries: $32,000
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $85,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $736,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $612,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Natural Resource - Other: $386,000
    Corrections - Other: $311,000
    Regular Highways: $157,000
    Air Transportation: $56,000
    Financial Administration: $50,000
    Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Judicial: $2,000
    Police Protection: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,903,000

Grant County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $144,000
  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $206,000
    All Other: $77,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $773,000
    Public Welfare: $34,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $55,000
    Public Welfare: $20,000
    Health & Hospitals: $5,000
    All Other: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,025,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $991,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,694,000
    Health & Hospitals: $1,935,000
    All Other: $464,000
    Public Welfare: $305,000
    General Support: $217,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,181,000
    NEC: $51,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000

Grant County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,679,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,132,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $547,000

Grant County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $33,319,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 138
  • Number of aged recipients: 13
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 125
  • Number of recipients under 18: 9
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 92
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 37
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 60
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 53
Grant County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Grant County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Grant County, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5474.3 years
William5078.3 years
Charles3976.9 years
Robert3975.2 years
James3672.7 years
Mary3380.7 years
George3279.6 years
Thomas2370.8 years
Dorothy2174.0 years
Harry1975.7 years
Most common last names in Grant County, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3072.5 years
Johnson2177.9 years
Davis2078.1 years
Allen1681.4 years
Moore1679.5 years
Martin1576.3 years
Lemons1480.9 years
Williams1479.3 years
Jones1470.9 years
Clark1378.8 years
Businesses in Grant County, OR
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1RadioShack1
Best Western1True Value1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
FedEx1U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1UPS2